Turning One's Back

Most Relevant Verses

Exodus 33:23

Then I will take away My hand and you shall see My back; but My face shall not be seen.

Jeremiah 18:17

I will scatter them as with an east wind before the enemy; I will show them My back and not My face in the day of their calamity [says the Lord].

Jeremiah 2:27

[Inasmuch as] they say to a tree, You are my father, and to a stone, You gave me birth. For they have turned their backs to Me and not their faces; but in the time of their trouble, they say, Arise [O Lord] and save us!

Ezekiel 8:16

And He brought me to the inner court of the Lord's house; and behold, at the door of the temple of the Lord, between the porch and the bronze altar, were about twenty-five men with their backs to the temple of the Lord and their faces toward the east, and they were bowing themselves toward the east and worshiping the sun.

Joshua 7:8

O Lord, what can I say, now that Israel has turned to flee before their enemies!

2 Samuel 22:41

You have made my enemies turn their backs to me, that I might cut off those who hate me.

Psalm 18:40

You have also made my enemies turn their backs to me, that I might cut off those who hate me.

Psalm 21:12

For You will make them turn their backs; You will aim Your bow [of divine justice] at their faces.

Exodus 23:27

I will send My terror before you and will throw into confusion all the people to whom you shall come, and I will make all your foes turn from you [in flight].

Judges 20:42

Therefore they turned their backs before the men of Israel and fled toward the wilderness, but the battle followed close behind and overtook them; and the inhabitants of the cities destroyed those [Benjamites] who came through them in their midst.

Jeremiah 48:39

How it is broken down! How they wail! How Moab has turned his back in shame! So Moab has become [an object of] a derision and a [horrifying] terror to all who are round about him.

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